Knowing what to pack when travelling is important, but have you also thought about what you need to pack your phone with to prepare for your trip? Travel apps can be key tools to help you stay organised and make the most of your travels, wherever you are. To help you with your next trip, here are 5 travel apps that we recommend.
You see so many amazing sights when you’re travelling that you want to capture it all. But it’s pretty inconvenient to travel around with a bulky camera in your backpack. Plus, walking around a new city with a camera strapped around your neck screams “tourist”. Luckily, smartphone cameras have come a really long way in the last few years.
Today, we sat down with Nat and Rob Cadore of Love and Road, a travel blog of a couple who are adventuring all over the world. They’ve been together for about nine years and have been through a lot of things: travels, parties, family problems, job problems, parties, more travels, dreams, realizations, more parties — so many things that made their partnership stronger and stronger. At the beginning of 2014, they decided to quit their jobs, sell their stuff, pack their bags and hit the road again!
If you want to capture the best selfie while travelling to Athens, Greece this summer, then look no further. This rocky outcrop has been at the heart of human civilisation as far back as the 4th millennium BC. The most iconic structure on the peak, the Parthenon, was completed in 438 BC as a symbol of the Athenian Empire’s power and victory over Persian invaders. Today it’s considered to be one of the most important surviving buildings of Classical Greece and one of the world’s greatest cultural monuments.
Your iPhone is a prized possession. Not only did it likely cost you a lot of money, but it also contains private information and all your travel photos that you want to keep safe. So, you’ll want to keep your phone and, more importantly, everything it contains secure while you travel. Here are our top 7 tips for securing your iPhone while you travel. Password protection If your iPhone isn’t already password protected, then make sure to set this up before you travel. Whether it’s a pin, a password, a fingerprint, or facial recognition, make sure a thief can’t get […]
It doesn’t feel like long ago that we all relied on 3G internet on our smartphones. Now, if we’re “only” connected to 3G, it feels unbearably slow. We’ve all become accustomed to the fast speeds of 4G, but now 5G is just around the corner. What does 5G mean for us as smartphone users? And how does it differ from the networks that came before it? We answer these questions to help you understand the difference between 3G, 4G, and 5G networks. 3G vs. 4G networks We first gained access to 3G connections in 2001, allowing us to use our […]
We make so many great memories when travelling, so taking high-quality travel photos to remember these times is often a priority. Luckily, we no longer have to carry around bulky camera equipment to achieve this, because our smartphones are the perfect tools for taking great photos. If you want to up your travel photo game without upgrading to an expensive new smartphone, here are some tips for taking better smartphone photos. Understand your camera settings There are lots of settings in your smartphone camera app, some of which might seem a little complicated. But there are some quick things you […]
They say that the four basic components for human survival are air, shelter, water, and food. It seems like, in this day and age, we need to add a fifth item to this list – WiFi!
Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to express your love for that special someone in your life. We look at alternatives to the popular love lock fad around the world.
Humans have an irrepressible need to move and to discover. We are infinitely curious. We have an irresistible desire for anything new. We find ourselves in the mercy of our insatiable thirst for knowledge.